Monitors of OSCE SMM claim that the occupational forces are building strongholds in the gray zones in Donbas, and delivering trains and trucks with weapons and ammunition. The Joint Monitoring and Coordination Center claimed this, as the press office of JFO reports on Facebook.
‘On August 7 in the evening, SMM drones detected convoys of trucks, which were entering Ukraine through the uncontrolled border area with Russia. They went by minor roads with no checkpoints around. In particular, 12 Kamaz-4310 trucks with tarpaulin-covered cargo bays having crossed the border moved west in 62km from Donetsk,’ reads the message.
Moreover, the same night, near Luhansk, convoys of 15 military-type trucks and six armed reconnaissance vehicle were discovered.
The illegal armed formations keep increasing the number of weapons and manpower.
‘Also, SMM drones discovered 32 T-72 tanks near Ternove settlement and ten T-72 tanks near Pokrovka settlement in Donetsk region. The same day, the monitors of OSCE SMM discovered the establishment of the radar station and air defense weapons by the armed formations,’ Joint Monitoring and Coordination Center added.
Along with this, it is stated that there is a dramatic increase in ceasefire regime violations.